LibriVox recording of THE K-FACTOR, by HARRY HARRISON. Read by Phil Chenevert The human race has reached the stars, colonized many planets and done amazing things in all areas of scientific progress. But humans are still humans and remain both honorable and not so honorable; some with high ideals and others with very low ones indeed. So why hasn't war occurred in several centuries among the hundreds of planets? Has man really changed? Not on your life he hasn't! Listen to Harry Harrison's... Topics: science fiction, SF, librivox, audiobook, harry harrison Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of "Planet of the Damned", by Harry Harrison. Once in a generation, a man is born with a heightened sense of empathy. Brion Brandd used this gift to win the Twenties, an annual physical and mental competition among the best and smartest people on Anvhar. But scarcely able to enjoy his victory, Brandd is swept off to the hellish planet Dis where he must use his heightened sense of empathy to help avert a global nuclear holocaust by negotiating with the blockading... ( 3 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobook, English, literature, science fiction, Harry Harrison, Anvhar Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of THE MISPLACED BATTLESHIP, by HARRY HARRISON. Read by Phil Chenevert "It might seem a little careless to lose track of something as big as a battleship ... but interstellar space is on a different scale of magnitude. But a misplaced battleship—in the wrong hands!—can be most dangerous." The world class con man and thief known as the Stainless Steel Rat (diGriz) has another very big problem to solve and this science fiction novella by the great Harry Harrison... Topics: SiFi, librivox, audiobooks, harrison, science fiction Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of Deathworld, by Harry Harrison. Read by Gregg Margarite (1957-2012). Harry Harrison (1925 - ) is best known for his Stainless Steel Rat stories and the novel Make Room! Make Room! which was adapted for film as Soylent Green. Deathworld is the first in a series of novels begun in 1960 and originally serialized in Astounding Science Fiction Magazine. It’s the story of Jason dinAlt a professional gambler with psionic skills who finds himself on Pyrrus the deadliest planet to... ( 7 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobook, science fiction, harry harrison Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of THE REPAIRMAN, by Harry Harrison. Read by Phil Chenevert This is a collection of 3 of Harry Harrison's marvelous earlier stories that were published in Galaxy, Analog and Fantastic Universe. The Repairman (1958) is a straight fun SF story of a man getting a job done. It is most typical of his later style in series like the Stainless Steel Rat; Toy Shop (1962), a short piece exploring bureaucratic blindness and one ingenious way around it and The Velvet Glove (1956), my... ( 3 reviews ) Topics: harry harrison, librivox, science fiction, SF, short stories, audiobook Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of The Ethical Engineer, by Harry Harrison. Read by Gregg Margarite (1957-2012). The Ethical Engineer also known as “Deathworld II” finds our hero Jason dinAlt captured to face justice for his crimes, but the ever-wily gambler crashes his transport on a primitive planet populated by clans that hoard knowledge. It’s a difficult situation for a guy who just wants to get back to Pyrrus. The Ethical Engineer was first published in the July and August 1963 issues of Analog... ( 4 reviews ) Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, science fiction, harrison, deathworld, adventure Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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